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Official name : Ximenia americana L.
Family : Olacaceae

124 reference(s) related to this plant

Reference HA 00
Author(s) : Adam, J.G., N. Echard & M. Lescot
Title : Plantes médicinales Hausa de l'Ader (République du Niger). Journal d'Agriculture Tropicale et de Botanique Appliquée, (J.A.T.B.A.), 19, 259 - 399, (1972)
Symptoms : H(004), H(013), H(020), H(031), H(043), H(056), H(094)
Recipes : H(004), Cadaba farinosa + Ximenia americana +Dichrostachys glomerata, powder from roots, 1 part in local application,1 part in maceration, VO.
H(013) , Ximenia americana + Sclerocarya birrea , ONS., RNS.
H(020), bark or roots, powder, VO. in milk
H(020), barks of Ximenia americana +Tephrosya platycarpa + Sclerocarya birrea , powder, VO. in H2O
H(031), leaves, powder, VO. in H2O or milk
H(056) Guinea worms, leaves, powder, VO. in H2O or milk
H(043), Ximenia americana + Dicoma tomentosa + Anogeissus leiocarpus barks + buter in suppository, or V.O. in millet porridge
H(094),Lannea acida , Ximenia americana , barks powder, local application or V.O. + fresh milk in millet porridge or barks, maceration, VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tswada
Reference HA 03
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi, A. Akoegninou, J. d'Almeida, F. Apovo, K. Boukef, M. Chadare, G. Gusset, K. Dramane, J. Eyme, J. - N. Gassita, N. Gbaguidi, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, P. Houngnon, Issa Lo, A. Keita, H. V. Kiniffo, D. Kone - Bamba, A. Musampa Nseyya, M. Saadou, Th. Sodogandji, S. de Souza, A. Tchabi, C. Zinsou Dossa, TH. Zohoun
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques en République populaire du Bénin. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 895 p., (1989) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(051), H(099)
Recipes : H(051), leaves of Annona senegalensis, stem with leaves of Ximenia americana, RNS.
H(099) epilepsy, barks of the underground part of Trichillia emetica, ripe fruit of Ximenia americana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Benin
Vernacular name : gorokou, sonmounorou (Bariba)
Reference HA 06
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, L. Ake Assi , L. Dan Dicko, H. Daouda, M. Delmas, S. de Souza, M. Garba, S. Guinko, A. Kayonga, D. N'Glo, J.-L. Reynal, M. Saadou
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Niger. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 250 p., (1980) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(050)
Recipes : H(050) swelling of the abdomen, barks stem, branch, trunk of Lannea acida of Lannea microcarpa of Bombax costatum of Ximenia americana, decoction (H2O), VO.
H(050) swelling of the abdomen, leaves of Ximenia., to pound, to macerate (H2O), VO.
Region : West Africa
Country : Niger
Vernacular name : tsâdâ, mararuwu (Hausa), moraye (Zarma), thiabuli (Peuhl)
Reference HA 07
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., V. Adjakidje, M.R.A. Ahyi, K. Akpagana, P. Chibon, A. El - Hadji, J. Eyme, M. Garba, , J. - N. Gassita, M. Gbeassor, E. Goudote, S. Guinko, K. - K. Hodouto, P. Houngnon, A. Keita, Y. Keoula, W. P. Kluga - Ocloo, I. Lo, K. M. Siamevi, K. K. Taffame
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Togo. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 671 p., (1986) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(104), H(170)
Recipes : H(104), roots of Ximenia., to pound, decoction (H2O), to dilute, VO. + mil pasta
H(170), leaves of Lasiosiphon krausssianus de Ximenia americana de Piliostigma thonningii de Strychnos spinosa, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Togo
Vernacular name : léang (Yanga), wongag (Moba)
Reference HA 10
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., L. Ake Assi
Title : Contribution au recensement des plantes médicinales de Côte d'Ivoire. Centre Nat. Florist. Univ. Abidjan, 358 p., (1979)
Symptoms : H(001)
Recipes : H(001) inflammation of the conjunctivita, roots, leaves of Ximenia americana, decoction (H2O), to wash
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HA 11
Author(s) : Adjanohoun, E., M.R.A. Ahyi, J.J. Floret , S. Guinko, M. Koumaré, A. M. R. Ahyi, J. Raynal
Title : Contribution aux études ethnobotaniques et floristiques au Mali. Agence de coopération culturelle et technique, (A.C.C.T.), Paris, 291 p., (1981) From the data bank PHARMEL 2 (ref. HP 10)
Symptoms : H(014)
Recipes : H(014), eczema, dermatosis, psoriasis, ONS. of Cassia absus of Ximenia americana, local application
Region : West Africa
Country : Mali
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HA 1k
Author(s) : Ainslie, J.R.
Title : A list of plants used in native medicine in Nigeria. Imperial Forestry Institute.University of Oxford, Institute Paper, n° 7, (1937)
Symptoms : H(006), H(008), H(109)
Recipes : H(006), fruit, RNS.
H(006), seeds, RNS.
H(008), decoction roots, RNS.
H(109), fermented leaves RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria
Vernacular name : ego
Reference HA 22
Author(s) : Arnold, H.-J. & M. Gulumian
Title : Pharmacopoeia of traditional medicine in Venda. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 12, pp. 35 -74, (1984) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874184900862
Symptoms : H(015y), H(033)
Recipes : H(015y), root, infus, VO., 2X / day
H(033), roots, decoction to prepare porridge, roots of Maerua caffra (gwambazi - mukundulela) + Sphedamnocarpus galphimiifolius subsp. galphimiifolius (tsimambe) + Tabernaemontana elegans (mahatu) + Ximenia caffra + Cassytha filiformis
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Venda country)
Vernacular name : mutanzwa - tanzwane(Luvenda)
Reference HA 29 d
Author(s) : M. Ichikawa
Title : The Suiei Ndorobo, the hunter-gatherers in the Mathew's Range of northern Kenya in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(008), H(095)
Recipes : H(008), bark soaked in water and used as medicine for diarrhea; bark tastes "kemototo" (astringent taste)
H(095), fruit eaten raw
Region : East Africa
Country : Kenya (Northern)
Vernacular name : laamai (Dorobo) (Suiei)
Reference HA 29 g
Author(s) : Tanaka, J.
Title : The Central Kalahari Bushmen (|Gui and ||Gana) in Botswana, collected by J. Tanaka from 1966. in : AFLORA on the Web (http://130.54.103.36/aflora.nsf) The database of traditional plant utilization in AfricaCenter for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Symptoms : H(095), H(202)
Recipes : H(095), berry, sour plum of Ximenia americana are edible
H(202) seeds produce an oil which is used as a cosmetic.
Region : South Africa
Country : Botswana (central Kalahari)
Vernacular name : g/ubi=/ori (Bushman)
Reference HA 34
Author(s) : Aberra Geyid, Dawit Abebe, Asfaw Debella, Zewdneh Makonnen, Frehiwot Aberra, Frehiwot Teka, Tesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : Screening of some medicinal plants of Ethiopia for their anti-microbial properties and chemical profiles. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(068), H(070), H(100), H(118)
Recipes : H(068) amoebiasis, H(068) vermifuge, H(070) rabies, H(100) gonorrhoea, H(118) sore throat, leaves, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia
Vernacular name : enkoy
Reference HA 35
Author(s) : Adamu Harami M. , O.J. Abayeh, M.O. Agho, A.L. Abdullahi, A. Uba, H.U. Dukku & and B.M. WufemTesfaye Kebede, Kelbessa Urga, Kidist Yersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta GutaYersaw, Teklele Biza, Bisrat Haile Mariam & Mulugeta Guta
Title : An ethnobotanical survey of Bauchi State herbal plants and their antimicrobial activity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. Volume 97, pp. 421-427 ( 2005)
Symptoms : H(103)
Recipes : H(103) toothache, adache, whole plant, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Nigeria (Bauchi state)
Vernacular name : tsa’ada
Reference HA 36
Author(s) : Amusan, O. O. G., P. S. Dlamini, J. D. Msonthi & L. P. Makhubu
Title : Some herbal remedies from Manzini region of Swaziland. Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 79, pp. 109 - 112, (2002) http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874101003816
Symptoms : H(001), H(112)
Recipes : H(001), grind 30 gr roots + 1 L. warm H2O and sieve, a drop of the mixture daily to the eye
H(112) abortion, grind together 50 gr each of barks and roots to powder + 1 L. warm water, VO. 1 tablespoon 3 X / day
Region : South Africa
Country : South Africa (Swaziland, Manzini region)
Vernacular name : umtfundvuluka
Reference HA 37
Author(s) : Abbink, J.
Title : Medicinal and ritual plants of the Ethiopian southwest : an account of recent research. Article on Internethttp (1995) ://www.nuffic.nl/ciran/ikdm/3-2/articles/abbink.html Indigenous knowledge and development monitor (http://www.nufficcs.nl/ciran/ikdm/ )
Symptoms : H(004), H(045)
Recipes : H(004), oil of Ximenia americana used by Suri applied on skin cuts
H(045) , oil of Ximenia americana used after bone surgery to prevent infections
Region : East Africa
Country : Ethiopia (Dizi, Suri & Me'en tribes)
Vernacular name : lomay (Suri), orsu (Dizi)
Reference HA 56
Author(s) : Ambé, G.A
Title : Les fruits sauvages comestibles des savanes guinéennes de Côte-d’Ivoire : état de la connaissance par une population locale, les Malinké. Biotechnol. Agron. Soc. Environ. 2001 5 (1), 43–58
Symptoms : H(095)
Recipes : H(095) fleshy fruits of Ximenia americana eaten raw
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : gbéni (Dioula)
Reference HB 04
Author(s) : Bouquet, A. & M. Debray
Title : Plantes médicinales de la Côte d'Ivoire. Travaux et Documents de l'O.R.S.T.O.M., Paris, n° 32, 232 p., (1974)
Symptoms : H(008), H(051), H(126)
Recipes : H(008), H(051), H(126), ONS. of Ximenia americana, RNS.
Region : West Africa
Country : Ivory Coast
Vernacular name : not communicated by the authors
Reference HB 08
Author(s) : Bally, P.R.O.
Title : Native medicinal and poisonous plants of East Africa. Kew Bull., 1, 10 - 25, (1937)
Symptoms : H(006), H(051)
Recipes : H(006) purgative., roots of Ximenia americana, RNS.
H(051), roots, RNS.
Region : East Africa
Country : East Africa
Vernacular name : not registered
Reference HB 21
Author(s) : Boulesteix, M. & S. Guinko
Title : Plantes médicinales utilisées par les Gbayas dans la région de Bouar (Empire Centrafricain). Quatrième colloque du Conseil africain de Malgache pour l'enseignement supérieur (C.A.M.E.S.), Libreville, Gabon, 23 - 52, (1979)
Symptoms : H(001), H(068), H(116)
Recipes : H(001), buds, decoction, drops in eyes
H(068) bilh., roots, decoction, VO.
H(116), roots of Gardenia ternifolia, Cissus rufescens, Ximenia americana, decoction, VO.
Region : Central Africa
Country : Central African Republic (ex Central african empire)
Vernacular name : mirri (Gbaya dialecte Bossangoa)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(014), H(076), H(091), H(103), H(143), H(196)
Recipes : H(014) itch, to pound the leaves of Ximenia americana, powder, local application
H(076) mouth illness, to chew the pounded leaves, or a fruit mixed with ashes and H2O
H(091) anemia, pounded roots, maceration, VO.
H(103) caries, to chew the pounded leaves, to spit
H(143) smallpox, friction of the body with pounded leaves
H(196) scurvy, ONS., RNS
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Benguela, Ganda)
Vernacular name : (olo) meke (Umbundu), (olo) menga-menga, ameixieira do Brasil (Portuguese)
Reference HB 25M
Author(s) : Bossard, E.
Title : La médecine traditionnelle au centre et à l'ouest de l'Angola. Ministério da ciênciae da tecnologia. Instituto de investigaçâo cientifica tropical. Lisboa - p. 531 (1996) (ISBN : 972-672-858-4)
Symptoms : H(003), H(018), H(051), H(175x)
Recipes : H(003) contusion, fruit oil is mixed with leaves powder of Ximenia americana, unction
H(018) cephalalgy, powder of the leaves, to snuff
H(051), fever, 3 pinchs of the powder of the roots bark, potion, VO.
H(175x) cosmetic, body and hairs, oil of the nuts
Region : West Africa
Country : Angola (regions of Hufla)
Vernacular name : (u/olu) meke (Umbundu)